Ellen DeGeneres Recalls Being Abused as an Adolescent by Her Stepfather

Ellen shared an emotional testimony on the upcoming season of David Letterman’s My Next Guest Needs No Introduction: “The only reason I’m going into depth about that,” she said, “is because I want other females to never, you know, ever let someone do that.”

Ellen DeGeneres opened up about the alleged sexual abuse she suffered as a teenager in a recent interview. DeGeneres claims her stepfather sexually molested her during an interview with David Letterman for the forthcoming second season of Netflix’s My Next Guest Needs No Introduction.